MD/DC NATS is the Maryland/District of Columbia District chapter of the
of Teachers of Singing.
NATS is the largest association of teachers of
singing in the world (over 5,000 members), including choral and opera
directors, composers, private studio and school teachers, university and
college professors, researchers, journalists, and voice care
Part of the
Mid-Atlantic Region of the national
North Carolina, and
Carolina, MD/DC NATS member teachers encourage the highest standards
of singing through excellence in teaching and the promotion of vocal
education and research. We promote the development of singers with
both professional and avocational aspirations.
We encourage, conduct and stimulate effective cooperation among voice
teachers for mutual welfare and advancement by meeting regularly for workshops and
student auditions. We also enjoy the professional enrichment provided by
our colleagues. Participation from schools and studios across the
has continued to thrive. For more information, see our
Board of Directors and Officers links.